Man shot, dog killed in Providence shooting

By News Staff

news@abc6.com

A dog was killed and a man rushed to the hospital after a shooting in Providence Wednesday.

It happened around 1:30 p.m. a home on Plainfield Street.

According to police, someone broke into the home and shot an 18–year–old man twice in the groin, before shooting and killing the families’ pit-bull.

Police say this may have been a targeted shooting, they found a small amount of drugs inside the home.

No suspects have been arrested.

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